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Hi I am looking to travel from Seattle to Heathrow and my flight is at 0945, i get off work at 0730, will grab a cab. I am 14miles from the airport. I plan on flying with virgin airlines. Is this enough time to check a bag and get through security? Or should I book a later flight?
I think it's possible. Arriving at the airport at 8:15 should be doable.
Is 50 minutes enough for layover? Flying Alaska from PDX, connecting Alaska to LGB. Are Alaska gates near each other in same concourse?
Alaska uses 3 concourses, but they are all connected inside security. You have enough time if the flight from Portland is on-time.
Hello, I have a flight on Friday morning. Leaving Victoria at6:00, and arriving in Seattle at 6:42.
Then I have connecting flight to Dallas by America airline. But I have only 1hour 40min for the next flight.
I'm worried if I can take the flight in time.
Thank you. Kanae
If both flights are on the same reservation, yes, that is enough time.
Good morning. Thank you for your quick reply. Yes I booked those flight as a same reservation. I feel better. Thank you so much.
Iam coming from Sri lanka by Qatar airways to JFK.If i buy one way ticket to JNU form JFK am I have to check my baggage again at Seattle..? Lay over time is 55 minutes...
If both flights JFK-SEA-JNU are both on the same reservation you do not have to claim your bags and re-check them again in Seattle.
Just over an hours connection. Do you know what gates/area we land and have to go to connect?
The gates will likely be in A or C. You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Calgary. You just have to walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate in Seattle. You have enough time.
Thanks
Arriving from Anchorage into Seattle, Alaska Air.
Departing one hour later for Lax
Enough time?
Yes, that is enough time. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
Thank you very much, taken the pressure away somewhat.
Thankyou
We are flying in from San Diego on Delta and have 35 minutes to get to our Delta flight to Victoria. How will we do this?
You walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate and hope that your flight from San Diego is on-time and that the gates are close together. It's possible but leaves no room for anything to go wrong.
I have been left with a 1 hour+ connection from Victoria to Boston, all same reservation, all under Alaska Airlines. I see that Vancouver pre-clears; is this true for direct flights from Victoria as well? Seems too tight for an international connection... Thanks!
No, that is not true for Victoria. How big is the "+" on your 1+? I recommend close to if not at least 90 minutes.
Thanks - I was afraid of that. It's only 1 hr+10 minutes at this point.
Do we clear US customs in Kelowna or do we clear customs in Seattle? Do we have to pick up our baggage in Seattle then transfer them on to the next flight? We are flying Alaska all the way.
Kelowna doesn't have preclearance. You will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags, and go through security in Seattle.
I'm flying from yyj to Minneapolis with a layover at SEA from 1:30pm-3:30pm. I will have to clear customs but I don't have any checked luggage. Will I have to go back through security? Also, any idea how long it should take?
Yes, you will still have to go through US Immigration, customs, and security. I would want at least 80 minutes for this transfer, so you have enough time.